Why study here?

Glasgow Caledonian University is the first choice for the overwhelming majority of our students. Here you’ll find superb facilities, teaching excellence and a high-quality vocational education. Just as importantly, you’ll find the university - and the city of Glasgow - to be a friendly, welcoming and fun place to spend your student years.

Employability is at the heart of all of our courses. They are designed with input from industry to ensure a range of features that enable our graduates to stand out in the employment market. 

Industry links and career support

Your learning experience will be an authentic one, informed by practices established in the workplace as well as the research that underpins them. Leading employers in your sector work with us in partnership, to ensure that the course you study remains relevant to their needs. This, along with world-leading research and practical problem solving, is what sets your postgraduate experience apart from others.

You’ll prepare for local and international job markets, accessing a range of services to help you showcase your professional skills, as well as activities to build your professional profile. Our Careers Service has detailed careers information and online interactive tools to enhance your career skills.

Learning Development Centres

We’re committed to ensuring you flourish academically. Each school within the University has a learning development centre, which gives professional support to all students, including those with disabilities or those with specific learning or teaching needs.

Discover the top 10 reasons why Glasgow Caledonian University could be the right choice for you, and the many reasons why you should study in Scotland.